The Falcon and the Winter Soldier star Anthony Mackie compares his upcoming Disney+ sequence to a six-hour Marvel film. Whereas Marvel has beforehand tried to increase the MCU past the large display screen with exhibits like Brokers of SHIELD and Agent Carter, most exhibits produced by Marvel Tv had only a few connections to the bigger universe. That can change with the arrival of a number of Marvel exhibits on Disney+, all of which is able to maintain extra important ties to the larger MCU. Most introduced Marvel exhibits are centered on characters who’ve already been established within the movies, although a couple of will deal with solely new heroes like She-Hulk and Ms. Marvel.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is presently slated to be the primary of the Disney+ exhibits. It’ll deal with Sam Wilson (Mackie) and Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) following the occasions of Avengers: Endgame, which noticed each characters return from the useless and lose their finest good friend Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) after he determined to return to the 1940s. Sam and Bucky are removed from buddies when The Falcon and the Winter Soldier begins, however they’re going to need to work collectively when outdated threats like Baron Zemo (Daniel Brühl) resurface. Plus, Sam will discover his declare to the function of Captain America threatened by the U.S. authorities and their proposed alternative John Walker (Wyatt Russell).
Anticipation is excessive for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, particularly as a result of it is the primary of its sort. Mackie just lately spoke to Variety for his or her Actors on Actor sequence about what followers can count on from the sequence, and he revealed “We’re capturing it precisely like a film.” Followers have been inquisitive about how the Marvel film format would translate to a Disney+ present, and it seems like they’re preserving issues fairly comparable. “The best way through which we have been capturing, it feels precisely like we have been capturing the film reduce up into the present,” Mackie stated. “So as an alternative of a two-hour film, a six or eight-hour film.”
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is presently scheduled for August, nevertheless it would possibly find yourself delayed due to some manufacturing points. Again in March, filming on the sequence was suspended in Prague due to the coronavirus pandemic. Mackie beforehand stated they did not have a lot work left to do, and there have been rumblings of manufacturing beginning up once more quickly. Nevertheless, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier might discover itself impacted by the European Union’s new journey ban.
Marvel has but to announce an official delay for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, so followers are nonetheless holding out hope that the present will make its unique date. Mackie’s feedback evaluating the sequence to a film is particularly thrilling for followers who’re wanting to study extra about Sam and Bucky. Each characters have beforehand been stored to supporting roles within the Marvel films, so The Falcon and the Winter Soldier will mark the primary time they get tales of their very own. It sounds prefer it’s shaping as much as be a very epic sequence, and followers could not be extra excited.
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The Falcon and the Winter Soldier will premiere on Disney+ in August.